BURNETT, Jean (nee MacGregor). — Peacefully at home, in Gore, on Thursday, December 9, 2021; aged 98 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Hector, loved and treasured mother and mother-in-law of Ewan and Hayley Burnett (Dunedin), Doreen and the late Mark Hellier (Arthurton), Glenys and Rob Hawken (Christchurch), Lynda and Russell Sutton (Pirongia), Heather and Brian O’Neill (Dunedin), and loved Gran of all her grandchildren and great-grand-children. “Often a lonely heartache, Sometimes a silent tear; But always a beautiful memory, Of one we held so dear.” — A service to celebrate Jean’s life will be held in Southern Funeral Home Chapel, 106 Hokonui Drive, Gore, on Tuesday, December 14, at 11 a.m., followed by interment at Otautau Cemetery arriving approx. 2.30 p.m. Donations can be made to the Heart Foundation. Special thankyou to doctors, nursing staff and community caregivers. Messages to 82A Kitchener Street, Gore 9710.